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Hardware Accelerated Rendering of Bitmaps With Per Pixel Fragment Operations

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000009705D
Publication Date: 2002-Sep-11

Publishing Venue

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Abstract

Disclosed is a method that uses standard 3D graphics hardware to accelerate the rendering of bitmaps without relying on a software rasterizer. Benefits include improving the raw performance of the bitmap primitive and the performance of the graphics driver.